Abuse of pensioners simply has to stop
Published 20/07/2010 | 05:00
So-called economic experts have made a dog's dinner of our national finances yet, in many cases, their incredible incompetence has been rewarded with huge golden handshakes and pensions.
Meanwhile, old-age pensioner survivors of Charvet Charlie's rip-off, hair-shirt tax regimes, who somehow kept this country solvent when it would otherwise have sunk, are dwindling.
Now, some members of this discredited fraternity want to cut these elderly citizens' paltry pensions, and are firing fresh 'Scrooge salvoes' into their rapidly thinning ranks.